The Congress government, however, denied the charges and said it has been distributing more rice than the allocation made by the Centre under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana.
Most foodgrains supplied to Telangana left undistributed: State food distribution Minister to Lok Sabha
Karimnagar's BJP MP Bandi Sanjay Kumar slammed the State government for not distributing the ration meant for the poor in view of the ongoing pandemic.
Gupta said the Government of India would supply rice to the State government at a subsidised price of Rs 22 per kg for the benefit of State PDS cardholders.
Yadav said that the FCI is fully prepared for the fourth phase of the project and has made arrangements to ensure that the foodgrain stocks reach all parts of the state.
In view of the resurgence of COVID-19, the Food Ministry re-implemented the PGMKAY for two months with effect from May 1.